Hasting Fire helps multiple people out of apartment on fire
HASTINGS, Neb. (KSNB) - An investigation continues into an apartment fire at 105 E. 14th Street in Hastings.
Fire crews were called out to the scene just after 12 p.m. Friday.
Hastings Fire and Rescue arrived on scene with 13 firefighters to a fire in the basement unit of the northwest side of the complex. Two firefighters from Hastings Rural arrived on scene to provide mutual aid.
Multiple people were assisted out of the building and treated on scene, including one window rescue from the top floor.
One victim was transported to Mary Lanning Healthcare with non life-threatening injuries.
The fire was under control at 1:04 p.m.
HFR’s fire marshal is still investigating but preliminary reports indicate the cause of the fire to be accidental.
The Hastings Police Department, Salvation Army, Red Cross, Adams County Emergency Management and the city electrical inspector all assisted on scene.
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